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Winter Festivals in Atlanta

Search for Atlanta Winter Festivals. Take the chill off in December, January and February with CL's guide to MLK Day, Chick-Fil-A Bowl, Jewish Film Festival & more.

Santa Speedo Run Virginia Highlands December 2009
Photo credit: CL Archive Photo/Alan Friendman
Santa Speedo Run - Virginia Highlands, December 2009

As the holiday season approaches, Winter festivals and events offer the chance for families and friends alike together and revel in the most wonderful time of the year. For college football fans, the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl is an exciting winter tradition. Celebrate MLK Day with the MLK March and Rally, and catch the month-long Jewish Film Festival.

Atlanta Fair 2022

03/04/2022 5:00 PM
Atlanta Fair returns March 4-April 10, 2022

Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade

03/17/2022 12:00 PM
This year's event has been cancelled.Browse the Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade schedule.

Atlanta Fermentation Fest (no new dates scheduled)

03/20/2022 12:00 PM
Browse the Atlanta Fermentation Fest schedule as well as recommendations. CL's critics & readers weigh in on the definitive guide to the event.

Atlanta Dogwood Festival 2022

04/08/2022 12:00 PM
The Dogwood Festival will take place Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10th, 2022.

2022 Atlanta Film Festival

04/21/2022 6:00 AM
The 2022 film festival will be held April 21-May 1st.

2022 Inman Park Festival

04/22/2022 12:00 PM
The Inman Park Festival will take place April 22-24, 2022

2022 Sweetwater 420 Fest

04/29/2022 12:00 PM
The 2022 SweetWater 420 Fest will be held April 29-May 1st in Centennial Park downtown.

Atlanta Grilled Cheese Festival 2022

04/30/2022 11:30 AM
This year's Grilled Cheese Festival will take place April 30, 2022

Shaky Beats Music Festival

05/06/2022 2:54 PM
Shaky Beats will not return in 2020. There are no 2021 or 2022 Dates TBA.

Sweet Auburn Festival 2022

05/07/2022 12:00 PM
The Sweet Auburn Springfest Festival will take place May 7-8, 2022. 


05/26/2022 12:00 PM
The next physical MomoCon event will take place May 26-29th, 2022 with a Winterfest By MomoCon, Dec. 18-19th, 2021. Browse the Momocon schedule as wel...

Atlanta Food and Wine Festival 2022

05/28/2022 12:00 PM
The Atlanta Food & Wine Festival has not been scheduled for 2022. The event is typically held Memorial Day Weekend at Old Fourth Ward Park. 

Atlanta Jazz Festival 2022

05/28/2022 12:00 PM
We're expecting the Atlanta Jazz Festival to take place Memorial Day weekend, May 28-29, 2022.

Virginia-Highland Summerfest 2022

06/11/2022 11:00 AM
The 2022 Virginia-Highland Summerfest returns this year on June 11, 2022

Juneteenth Atlanta

06/18/2022 12:00 AM
Juneteenth will be held June 18-20 this year. Juneteenth Browse the Juneteenth Atlanta schedule as well as recommendations. 

Peachtree Road Race

07/03/2022 12:00 AM
The Peachtree Road Race will take place July 3-4th, 2021. Browse the Peachtree Road Race schedule as well as recommendations. 

Atlanta Ice Cream Festival (no 2022 info)

07/09/2022 12:00 AM
There is no update yet on the 2021 Atlanta Ice Cream Festival but expect it to take place during the month of July. 

Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival (no 2022 info)

07/09/2022 12:00 AM
There is no update yet on the 2022 Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival. 

National Black Arts Festival (no 2022 info)

07/23/2022 12:00 PM
We have no current information about the National Black Arts Festival schedule. Check back here for updates. 

Comic Con Atlanta 2022

08/05/2022 12:00 PM
The festival is expected to take place next August at its long time venue, the Ga World Congress Center. The 2021 event took place August 6-8th.

Piedmont Park Arts Festival

08/20/2022 12:00 PM
The 2022 Piedmont Park Summer Arts Festival schedule has not been released but we're expecting it to occur mid-August. 

Grant Park Summer Shade Festival

08/27/2022 12:00 AM
The 2022 Grant Park Summer Shade Festival will take place Saturday and Sunday, August 27 & 28th

Dragon Con 2022

09/01/2022 12:00 PM
Dragon Con 2022 will be held in downtown Atlanta Sept 1st-5th.

2022 WRFG Annual Labor Day Blues BBQ

09/05/2022 1:00 PM
WRFG 89.3 Community Radio's Annual Blues/BBQ Celebration

Music Midtown 2022

09/17/2022 12:00 PM
The 2022 Music Midtown is scheduled for Sept 17-18, 2022 in Piedmont Park